Definition of Cantered

1. Verb. (past of canter) ¹



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Definition of Cantered

1. canter [v] - See also: canter

Lexicographical Neighbors of Cantered

cantatrices
cantatrici
cantdog
cantdogs
canted
canted angle
canted angles
canteen
canteen cup
canteen cups
canteens
cantellation
canter
canterburies
canterburys
cantered (current term)
cantering
cantering rhythm
canters
cantest
canthal
canthal hypertelorism
canthari
cantharidal
cantharidal collodion
cantharidate
cantharides
cantharidic acid
cantharidin
cantharidins

Literary usage of Cantered

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Our Young Folks by John Townsend Trowbridge, Lucy Larcom, Gail Hamilton (1872)
"... and sparkling Merced, which, having cleared the wonderful walls of the Yosemite, is hurrying on to the valley below. In gay spirits we cantered up to ..."

2. Memini, Or Reminiscences of Irish Life by Maurice O'Connor Morris (1892)
"couriers, who cantered along at the rate of six or seven miles an hour over the native roads, which were only here and there good, and having rivers and ..."

3. Outing (1892)
"There's Brown Garnis' horse "—as a great, slashing bay cantered along, showing his Lexington descent by his conspicuous markings of four white feet and a ..."

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